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WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital earns fifth ENERGY STAR certification

Barnesville, Ohio–WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital in Barnesville, Ohio has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR® certification for superior energy performance. This is the 5th year that WVU Medicine-Barnesville Hospital has earned the ENERGY STAR, reflecting a legacy of continued energy savings. “Improving the energy efficiency of our nation’s buildingsRead More…

WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital Plan for Response to COVID-19

WVU Medicine- Barnesville Hospital has been actively working over the last several weeks to prepare our facility for the potential impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to our community. Leadership Team has participated in frequent calls with the Ohio Department of Health, WVU Medicine System Hospitals, and the Ohio Hospital Association to best prepare us for this situation. Plans have been pRead More…

COVID-19: What you need to know

Let WVU Medicine be your guide and resource for information about COVID-19. We are prepared to provide the most appropriate level of care for our community, state, and region. We want to help keep you and your family safe and healthy. WVU Medicine has experience with handling infectious diseases and infection control of viruses, like COVID-19. Please use the following link to learn more: httRead More…

Community Health Perceptions Survey

Shape the future of health care in our region! Please take our confidential survey: https://wvu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bJld26OUApTX89f Belmont and Monroe County residents age 18 or older: please take a few minutes to complete our Community Health Perceptions Survey. This is a good way to share your thoughts about health concerns in your area in a way that will directly impact the communiRead More…

Adult drug education program to be held Sept. 12 at River High School

HANNIBAL, OHIO – Teen substance abuse continues to be a concern familiar to parents, educators, and community members. As a part of an initiative to support prevention efforts through community education, WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital recently partnered with Monroe County’s HOPE Alliance to host the Say KNOW to Drugs Community Education Event from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, at RivRead More…

WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital notes progress in past 90 days

WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital notes progress in past 90 days Clinical affiliation and management agreement have strengthened local healthcare   BARNESVILLE, OHIO – The first 90 days of the new affiliation with WVU Medicine, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in West Virginia, have proven to be a successful period of networking and evaluating ways in which WVU MediRead More…

WVU Medicine expands orthopaedic services to southeast Ohio

BARNESVILLE, OHIO – WVU Medicine Barnesville Hospital welcomes John A. Michalski, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon, to its physician staff. Dr. Michalski is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon having received his Doctor of Medicine at Jefferson Medical College in Maryland.  He completed his surgical internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia followed by his orthopaRead More…